How do you make adventure happen? In so many ways. And, without as much resources as you think you need. You can make do with a trusty backpack, a sturdy pair of shoes, some sunscreen, clothes, a camera, a few other handy travel essentials.
Most of what you need cannot be packed in a bag: a sense of curiosity, an ounce of courage, a tolerance for uncertainty, and a thirst for excitement and the great unknown.
Adventure is an attitude, worn by the toughest and bravest of the bunch. It’s a commitment to keep going, even as the sun beats down on your back, as the road stretches on tirelessly, as sleep and exhaustion threaten to pull you down. It’s a relentless challenge; a constant battle that tests your limits.
But it never shortchanges you; adventure always rewards with the best scenery, great food, amazing company, and a wealth of unforgettable experiences.
So if you’re up for it, then by all means, go out and about. Take the road less Instagram-ed. Find the sights not on your feed. Live the life you’ve only browsed online.
Just remember that you need not travel miles to discover adventure. It thrives in the peripherals, in the corners of mundane existence. Because above all, adventure is a perspective. It’s about discovering the stories that matter, framing life as we know it in a different light, and turning ordinary encounters into worthwhile experiences.
Photos by Daryl Lyncod
Thanks again, Osprey and Primer Group of Companies, for a fun trip around Bataan! Looking forward to more adventures.
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